Visit Inle Lake via Pindaya

from $235.00

A short visit to Inle Lake via Pindaya for 3 days. Explore to Pindaya and Inle lake with tour guide. All transportation, domestic flight, and accommodation are included.


Departure TimePick up place
7:00 am (estimated)Hotel in Mandalay
DurationTour End
3 DaysHeho airport

Who would love this tour?
Friends, Couple, Youth

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  • Vacation Style Holiday Type
    Culture, Photography, Private tour
  • Activity Level Moderate
  • Group Size Small Group
All about the Visit Inle Lake via Pindaya.

3 days Myanmar short package tour to explore Shan Hill station including Pindaya and Inle lake after visiting Mandalay area and around. Exploring hill station of Shan stateand distinguish nature of Inle lake and Pindaya cave. You will also see different ethnic groups and famous Shan paper making workshop. A boat trip up one of the streams to Indein will be memorable trip for you. Our tour guide will lead and take care of your trip.

Highlights of the Program

  • Short boat excursion trip in the Inle lake
  • Private tour of 3 days 2 nights with licensed tour guide
  • Experience about the ethnic people and their handicrafts
  • Soak up the atmosphere at the Inle lake
  • To see the tradition of leg rower boat fisherman and local life at the Inle lake area


The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Airport / Hotel pickup and drop-off service
  • 2 Nights Accommodation (with daily breakfast)
  • 1 domestic flight from Mandalay to Heho
  • Entrance fees and zone fees for the visits
  • All transportation by car (until 7:00 pm for the day) , boat
  • English Speaking Guide
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • International Air tickets and airport tax
  • Meals and beverages
  • Visa fees and arrangements
  • other services not mentioned
  1. Day 1 Mandalay-Pindaya-Inle

    In the morning our car will pick you up at your hotel after check out and transfer to Mandalay airport to take flight to Heho. When you arrive to Heho airport our tour guide is waiting you by holding your name board and meet you at the airport. Then proceed to Pindaya and get  through farms, local villages, local people going to their daily works. Pindaya, there has a huge cavern where nearly 8,000 Buddha statues appearing and Shan parasol work place where you can also see how paper is made in a traditional way to a local used of small umbrella. Then a scenic route on the way to Inle lake travel through by a beautiful environment with a view of mountains and rice fields. Inle lake, the 32 km long and 6 km wide where the whole life of people are on and around the water play. Overnight at hotel in NyaungShwe

  2. Day 2 Inle - Indein

    Today our guide will lead you to visit Indein, one of the small villages of Inle lake located on the western bank of the lake. Then back to Inle lake and explore the lake and its tradition.
    You will go to Indein along the narrow, foliage-cloaked canal winds through the reeds to the lakeside. You will see incredibly atmospheric despite the crowds. By climbing up with stairway you can see so many small Stupas (Zedi) most constructed in the 17th  and 18th  Centuries before reaching to the Shwe Inn Thein Paya. The most highlight is to see the local life at the rural village and distinguish Shan style small Stupas.
    You can observe the daily life of the unique rower of  local fisherman and ethnic people who inhabits on the Inle Lake for centuries and their traditional houses build on stilts. You will also enjoy fresh atmosphere  of the lake cool water and beautiful scenery. This tour includes Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, local handicraft industries such as silver making, silk, cotton, lotus weaving factory, cheroots making etc. Overnight at hotel in NyaungShwe

  3. Day 3 Inle-Departure

    Today is departure day and depending on your request where you have to head again from inle, Shan State. We will provide the appropriate proposal for your flight ticket booking (or) if you would like to continue with other short package from us. Airport transfer to Heho will be arranged by Myanmar Upper Land.

Hotels, Motels and Lodges

We use good and clean hotels for our valuable clients and our online price are based on the 3 stars hotel categories as we intend for the most pleasure for all travelers.

If you do not prefer with 3 stars hotels, you may also request for higher luxury hotels or lower  budget hotels and we are happy to offer the update price for this tour. Please let us know in advance.

DestinationHotel nameNo. of nights
Nyaung ShweGolden Dream2 nights

If the mentioned hotels are fully booked on your travel date, then we will try to book alternative hotels which are in the same level.

If you book this tour during water festival (13 to 18 April 2019), our tour price will be changed and kindly contact us for the extra charges. If you have any more question please contact us this email (

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance.
Hotel Room 1
Hotel Room 2

We suggest you to carry slipper and something to protect from the sun and the dusts. Shorts or sleeveless tops and shoes are not allowed to enter place of Pagodas and Religious area.

We operate this tour in privately as we, MUL considered to the privacy of the travellers and not sharing with other travelers. But solo traveler can still book for this tour with reasonable (solo) price by choosing 1 pax at our checkout page.

We have three season in Myanmar, October to February is Winter (cold) season with average temperatures 20-24 C, March to May is Summer (hot) season with average temperatures 30-35 C) and  June to September is the Monsoon (rainy) season, with high rainfall and average temperatures 25-30 C.

We offer this tour almost whole year and The best season to do this tour is Winter season (Oct – Feb).

We offer other travel related service such as domestic flight tickets, hotel bookings, Tour guide services, other transportation services and extension tour packages depend on your request. Please contact us at

We suggest you to extend your tour to Yangon, Kyaikhtiyoe, Hpa-an and Mawlamyine.

Overall Rating
Adi & Liora
Reviewed On 24/10/2017

During our recent tour of Myanmar, we use the professional services of Myanmar Upper Land agenfy. Read about them in my tour book - Lonely Planet. Took two tours with this agency. Mandalay area and Pindaya. Service is highly reliable. Guides speak very good English. Learned a lot. Highly recommended.